Beacon Communication School
Teaching Assistant: SEN & Autism
£14,892 - £15,830
Mon to Fri 08:15 – 3:30pm and Weds finish 4:45pm
Required: ASAP Closing Date: 24 August 2017
We have a very successful provision for secondary aged students with Autistic Spectrum Disorders. Our students work within the purpose-built provision on the main school site and where appropriate in the mainstream school. Students are also involved in a range of social and extra-curricular activities with their mainstream peers.
We are seeking to recruit a passionate and empathetic teaching assistant. You will need to be flexible, possess a variety of skills and be willing to undertake a variety of activities with our students.
The successful candidates will have:
• Experience of students with special needs
• The ability to support our students in their mainstream lessons
• Provide in class support in the provision
• Knowledge of Autism and communication difficulties or a commitment to training
The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment.
The below documents must be read prior to applying for this role and will be factored into interviews:
Keeping Children Safe in Education
BMAT – Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy
Enhanced DBS (with list checks) is required for this post. Further information and an application form can be found at www.bealhighschool.co.uk
Please forward your electronic applications to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note we reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers, therefore we would urge candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.